THE NATURAL HISTORY OF LIVER INVOLVEMENT IN PATIENTS WITH PULMONARY SARCOID
- Managing liver failure. Kelly, D.A. // Postgraduate Medical Journal;Nov2002, Vol. 78 Issue 925, p660
Focuses on the diagnosis and management of liver failure. Clinical presentation; Neonatal acute liver failure; Hepatitis B; Neonatal hemochromatosis; Tyrosinemia type I; Mitochondrial disorders; Familial hemophagocytic syndrome; Chronic liver failure; Metabolic disorders.
- Sustaining Life During Fulminant Hepatic Failure. Davidson, Charles S.; McDermott Jr., William V.; Trey, Charles // Annals of Internal Medicine;Aug69, Vol. 71 Issue 2, p415
Editorial. Considers sustaining of an individual's life when his liver parenchyma is diffusely or severely damaged. Discussion on sustaining of life for many hours in the total absence of lifer; Type of hepatic coma associated with chronic liver disease.
- Role of artificial liver support in hepatic encephalopathy. G. Wright; R. Jalan // Metabolic Brain Disease;Mar2009, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p15
AbstractÂ Â Hepatic encephalopathy (HE) refers to the reversible neuropsychiatric disorders observed in acute liver failure and as a complication of cirrhosis and/or portal hypertension. This review aims to describe the pathophysiology of HE, the rationale for the use of artificial liver...
- Role of citrate and other methods of anticoagulation in patients with severe liver failure requiring continuous renal replacement therapy. Bouchard, Josée; Madore, François // NDT Plus;Feb2009, Vol. 2 Issue 1, p11
Anticoagulation is required during continuous renal replacement therapy to prevent filter clotting and optimize filter performance. However, anticoagulation may also be associated with serious bleeding complications. Patients with liver failure often suffer from underlying coagulopathy and are...
- Liver disease in recipients of long-functioning renal allografts. Weir, Matthew R.; Kirkman, Robert L.; Strom, Terry B.; Tilney, Nicholas L. // Kidney International;Nov1985, Vol. 28 Issue 5, p839
After noting that hepatic failure was the leading cause of death in our transplant recipients whose renal allografts had functioned for more than five years, we reviewed retrospectively the post-transplant course of these patients to assess the long-term effect of liver disease in this...
- PREDICTION OF THE PERSISTENCE, BIOACCUMULATION AND TOXICITY OF REACTIVE HEPATOTOXIC METABOLITES OF SOME NEW SYNTHESIZED CHEMICALS. Koleva, Yana; Kolev, Asen; Mitkova, Magdalena // Management & Education / Upravlenie i Obrazovanie;2013, Vol. 9 Issue 6, p112
New chemicals are continuously being introduced to the environment either directly (primary emission) or indirectly as an unintended result of the use. Assessment of all these chemicals based on experimental studies requires tremendous efforts and costs, and such a task is presently beyond...
- Painkillers Damage Liver. // Economic Review (05318955);Jul2003, Vol. 34 Issue 7, p16
Details the results of a study on the effects of painkillers on the liver. Effect of androstanol on blocking the activity of the molecule CAR if given within an hour of an acetaminophen overdose in mice.
- Clinical Outcomes of Patients with Liver Cirrhosis Who Underwent Curative Surgery for Gastric Cancer: A Retrospective Multi-center Study. Hyun Jang; Jung Kim; Hun Song; Kyung Woo; Mi Kim; Sea Kae; Jin Lee; Ji Cho; Jung Kang; Soon Lee; Soo Gong; Jung Lee; Dae Zang // Digestive Diseases & Sciences;Feb2008, Vol. 53 Issue 2, p399
AbstractÃ‚Â Ã‚Â We investigated early postoperative morbidity, mortality, and long-term outcomes in patients with liver cirrhosis (LC) who had undergone curative surgery for gastric cancer. The medical records of patients with LC who had undergone radical gastrectomy for gastric...
- Cholestatic liver failure secondary to anagrelide. Lin, Sauyu; Howell, David N; Tuttle-Newhall, Janet E; Heneghan, Michael A // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Sep2003 Supplement, Vol. 98, pS153
An abstract of the article "Cholestatic Liver Failure Secondary to Anagrelide," by Sauyu Lin, David N. Howell, Janet E. Tuttle-Newhall and Michael A. Heneghan is presented.